This online course is suitable for adults who would like to write for children or young adults.
Start Date: January 20th, 2014
Tutor: Oisin McGann
This Writing for Children course with Oisin McGann will cover the basics of storytelling and the specific aspects of writing for children and young adults. Areas that will be looked at include: how to generate ideas; how to use observation; description of both character and setting; using dialogue and ensuring a good pace and plot, as well as how to tailor your writing for different age groups. There will be short practical exercises at each stage of the course. Oisin will also be giving tips on how to get published, and how to market your books once you get published.
Places are strictly limited to 12 – early booking advisable.